Cheslie Kryst, Miss USA 2019, took her own life: she was 30 years old
Steph Deschamps / January 31, 2022
It is the New York Post that reveals this tragedy. Cheslie Kryst, 30 years old, took her own life. The lawyer had been elected Miss USA in 2019. This Sunday, January 30, she jumped from the top of the New York building where she lived at 7:15 am. Shortly before, she had posted a beautiful photo of herself on her Instagram account, writing in the comments, May this day bring you rest and peace.
The New York Post reveals that the former Miss had left a note in which she explained that she wanted to leave everything to her mother. She had not written any explanation for her gesture.
Her family responded in a statement. It is devastated and devastated by great sadness that we inform you of the passing of our beloved Cheslie. Her bright light inspired others around the world with her beauty and strength. She cared, she loved, she laughed and she shone. Cheslie embodied love and served others, whether it was through her work as an advocate fighting for social justice, as Miss USA and as a host on EXTRA. We know her impact will live on.
Many misses have already paid tribute to him, including Iris Mittenaere. In Instagram story, the Miss Universe wrote: I have a heartache. Rest in peace my sweet angel, you will miss so much.